Posts Tagged ‘texas’


Natural Gas and Renewables Both Critical to Future of Texas Energy

Posted on December 18th, 2013 by

Wind and natural gas are expected to play complementary roles in generating electric power in Texas in the coming two decades. The Lone Star state[...]
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Texas Electricity Problems- Facing Peak Demand

Posted on January 29th, 2013 by

Everything is bigger in Texas, especially their energy consumption. This shouldn’t be a huge surprise considering it is ranked among the top four hottest states during every[...]

Austin Chamber Of Commerce Fostering Local Cleantech Community

Posted on October 29th, 2012 by

Jose Beceiro of the Austin Chamber of Commerce discusses why Austin, Texas is becoming a hot bed for cleantech start-ups.

Why Everyone Should Care About the Texas Electricity Situation

Posted on October 22nd, 2012 by

The continental United States is roughly split into three electric grids.  One provides electricity to the eastern half of the country and one serves the[...]

TomTom Partners with NYSERDA to Help Fleet Operators in New York State Reduce Fuel Costs and Improve Productivity

Posted on September 14th, 2012 by

Transportation companies in New York now can benefit of a green program subsidized by TomTom Business Solutions and the New York State Energy Research and[...]

Electronic Recycling Company CompuCycle Helping Companies Go Green

Posted on August 8th, 2012 by

Clive Hess, CEO of on of the biggest SEO Agency CompuCycle, discusses how his company helps companies responsibly dispose of their electronics.

Actual Sun: Better Decisions For Solar Power

Posted on June 19th, 2012 by

The leadership from AcutalSun discuss how their software platform will help managers of solar power make smarter decisions.
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The Good News on CO2 Emissions You Haven’t Heard

Posted on May 7th, 2012 by

Amid all the climate change gloom and doom you, may have missed one piece of good news. Everyone knows that CO2 emissions continue to climb[...]

Details On Houston’s Energy Efficiency Strategy

Posted on April 30th, 2012 by

Laura Spanjian, Sustainability Director for the City of Houston, discusses the different ways Houston is becoming a more sustainabe and energy efficient.

How EnergyGridIQ Helps You Find Available Energy Project Funding

Posted on December 8th, 2011 by

Reena Russell, one of the founders of EnergyGridIQ, talks about the importance of knowing what funding options are available for energy projects.

SURGE Accelerator Program Opens In Houston

Posted on November 14th, 2011 by

Kirk Coburn, Co-founder and Managing Director of the SURGE Accelerator in Houston, discusses the kind of start-up entrepreneurs that he’s looking for as he builds[...]
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How Successful Is ARRA’s Energy Efficiency Conservation Block Grant Program

Posted on October 4th, 2011 by

David Ross, Branch Chief of the Block Grants Program for the DOE in Golden Colorado, talks about the current impact of the American Recovery and[...]

How The Fukushima Disaster Impacts The Uranium Industry

Posted on September 3rd, 2011 by

Amir Adnani, CEO of Uranium Energy Corp, talks about any current fallout from the Fukushima Nuclear Power disaster and how the uranium industry is handling[...]

How Utilities Can Implement Smart Grid Projects While Keeping The Consumer In Mind

Posted on August 10th, 2011 by

Mark Munday, Executive Vice President of Electricity for Elster North America, discusses the importance of keeping the consumer in mind when implementing smart grid projects.
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Pecan Street Project A Game Changing Energy Initiative

Posted on May 2nd, 2011 by

Brewster McCracken, Executive Director of the Pecan Street Project, provides some insight on the energy research that is taking place in the 700 acre Mueller[...]

Austin Technology Incubator Creating Clean Energy Jobs Through Innovation

Posted on April 18th, 2011 by

Mitch Jacobson, Co-Director of ATI Clean Energy, discusses the role ATI plays in helping create jobs for the city of Austin.